october, 2018

This is a repeating event

09oct7:30 pm9:00 pmPieces of A Man- the life, words and music of Gil Scott-Heron

Event Details

Nordic Black Theatre proudly presents

“Pieces of a Man – the life, words and music of Gil Scott Heron”

by Jason Nemor Harden and Cliff A. Moustache

Premiere – Tuesday 9th October 2018
also playing 10th, 11th, 12th, 13th, 15th and 16th October

Gil Scott-Heron is well known for his mesmerising mix of poetry and politics, he became known as ‘the godfather of rap’ and some called him ‘the black Bob Dylan’ (though he protested that he was a better singer!). He was also a novelist and activist, with a huge influence on rap, soul, slam-poetry and modern music generally.
This play takes its title from a classic example of a Gil Scott-Heron track – it is poetic, political as well as being very emotionally touching for us the listeners.

“No one can do everything, but everyone can do something” GSH

The performance is in English

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The Revolution Will Not Be Televised
but its coming to a theatre stage in Grønland, Oslo!

Gil Scott-Heron blir ofte kalt “Gudfaren av rap” eller “den første MC” etter at hans poesi og spoken-word ble smeltet sammen med fengende funk, soul og jazz. Ordene, musikken og aktivismen hans ga inspirasjon til en hel generasjon av musikere og aktivister som sikret hans status som afro-amerikansk ikon.

Forestillingen “Pieces of a Man” har premiere tirsdag 9. oktober og spilles t.o.m. 16. oktober på Nordic Black Theatre & Cafeteatret

Forestillingen er på engelsk

Directed by: Cliff A. Moustache
Assistant Director: Tani Dibasey

on stage:
Jason Nemor Harden,
Kevin Mbugua,
Clifton Harrydass,
Kevin Olsen Vadsten,
Alexander Crook,
Barbro Bugge

Make up: Shamim Mohamed
Costumes: Rhodah Nteza
Sound: Lunga Majola
Lights: Pongsit Kiewboonchan Eiklid & Kai Fjell
Poster Design: Liv Santos
Foto: Brian Kndeneh
PR: Dominic Wilson
Producer: Jarl Solberg

A Nordic Black Theatre Production 2018

Time

(Tuesday) 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Location

Nordic Black Theatre & Cafeteateret

Hollendergata 18, 0190 Oslo

Organizer

Nordic Black Theatre & Cafeteateret Hollendergata 8, 0190 Oslo

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